NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – A 9-year-old boy remains hospitalized with serious head injuries after he was hit by a livery cab in Brooklyn Saturday morning.
Joseph Williams was taken to Kings County Hospital in critical condition after he was hit but was moved to Long Island Jewish Medical Center on Sunday.READ MORE: Brian Laundrie's Remains Found In Florida Nature Reserve, Officials Say
Police said the boy and his grandfather crossed Eastern Parkway at Utica Avenue against the light while heading to church just before 9 a.m. when the boy was hit by a westbound livery cab.
A witness told the New York Post that the 9-year-old was knocked out of his shoes and thrown over the car.READ MORE: Man Taken Into Custody After Shooting Just Steps Away From Bronx School
Williams suffered severe head trauma in the collision, according to police.
The 44-year-old driver is not expected to face charges, police said.
Officials are investigating the accident.MORE NEWS: Paterson Youth Football Team Gets $10,000 Gift From New York Giants, Dunkin' Donuts
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